Topic 8: Transformation in Christ: Lessons from Blessed James Alberione
How can we say that Blessed James Alberione has taken the best of all the methods of prayer studied to this point and gathered them in his proposal for Eucharistic adoration? In your answer include the insights of Brother Lawrence, Ignatius of Loyola, Lectio Divina, the Cloud of Unknowing, and Teresa of Avila. What new things has he added?
Blessed James Alberione wrote: ―Until we can say that Jesus lives in us, our love still contains some dross…. Divine life is present in us, but it is so reduced and so compressed that Jesus, so to speak, cannot even breathe!… By living in Jesus, his merits becomes ours; our works take their value from him, and the right to glory and glory itself. Sanctity is conformity with Christ.‖ What is one thing you would need to modify in your life in order to ―”live in Jesus.”